from The Bells ©1999 Rafael Nieves & Juan Gomez


Rafael is a veteran comic book writer, having authored or co-authored such titles as Hellstorm, Prince of Lies for Marvel Comics, The Phantom and Vampire: The Masquerade for Moonstone Books, and Edgar Allan Poe’s The Bells for Caliber Press, among others. Rafael is the writer of The Apocalypse Plan, drawn by his “William Wilson” collaborator Dan Dougherty, to be published by Transfuzion Publishing in 2010, and, with artist Juan Arevalo, he is co-creator of Saint G, a re-imagining of the Saint George and the Dragon legend told in a modern, urban setting. Nieves is also currently writing the Action Boy back-up stories for Moonstone’s Captain Action comic.

“The Bells” by Rafael and Juan Gomez was included in the first edition of Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe. “William Wilson” by Rafael and Dan Dougherty is featured in the revised fourth edition.

Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe
(fourth edition)
144 pages, b&w, $10